All About Law and Crime

Psychology and the law intersect in the field of forensic science. Legal practitioners require a grasp of human motivation at its most basic and most debased in order to render fair judgment.

Find a nearby professional for face-to-face help

Current Issue

Dreams of Glory

Daydreaming: How the best ideas emerge from the ether.

Law and Crime Blogs

  • Cathy Scott

    Crime, She Writes

    Breaking down the evidence, one crime at a time
  • Katherine van Wormer, MSSW, Ph.D.

    Crimes of Violence

    Analysis of high-profile crimes of violence of psychological significance
  • Deborah Schurman-Kauflin, Ph.D.


    Criminal profiling and the deviant mind
  • Stephen Diamond

    Evil Deeds

    A forensic psychologist on anger, madness and destructive behavior.
  • Dr. Stanton E. Samenow, Ph.D.

    Inside the Criminal Mind

    Understanding the dark side of human conduct
  • John R. "Jack" Schafer, Ph.D.

    Let Their Words Do the Talking

    Verbal cues to detect deception.
  • Katherine Ramsland, Ph.D.

    Shadow Boxing

    A blog that probes the mind's dark secrets
  • Joe Navarro


    An ex-FBI agent on deception, espionage, interrogation, and reading people.